Local Heroes


The team at Hellers and Kiwi Bacon take this opportunity to acknowledge the great work the volunteers do in our local communities. They would like to thank all volunteers for making a difference with the effort to improve the quality of lives of our elderly folks!

To find out more information about the Volunteers and the Seniors Programme, you may “click or tap” the Kiwi Bacon branding on your viewing screen.

Misco Joinery sponsoring Age Concern

Age Concern provides:

  • Support
  • Information
  • Advice
  • and personal advocacy

In a confidential environment to help elderly people live happy, healthy and fulfilled lives. We’d like to thank Misco Joinery for their generous support in sponsoring this message on the Papanui RSA website – phone them on (03) 383 4384 https://misco.co.nz/


Avenue Motor Lodge Timaru offers modern interior-designed units with quality furnishing, with an executive studio unit, executive spar studio, one and two bedroom spa apartments. Our units are spacious, well-appointed, and excellently priced.

Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village / Ryman Healthcare

Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village in Papanui is a vibrant community where residents enjoy a carefree retirement in the company of like-minded friends.

The village is conveniently located close to both Merivale and Northlands malls and features include wonderful facilities, spacious grounds and beautifully landscaped gardens.

With townhouses, serviced apartments, resthome and hospital care, there is often no need to move from the village if your health needs change.


Merivale is home to many of Christchurch’s finest things which makes it the perfect locale for boutique travel agents Streeter and Turner Travel Associates. No matter your objective (romantic getaway, solo retreat, action packed, relaxed or family focused), consultants Kelly Streeter, Karla Cavanagh, Fiona Laver and Emma Gustavsson use their knowledge gained from travelling more than 30 different countries and their connections in the industry to design your dream vacation for you, personalised to the point of perfection.

Airpark Canterbury

Airpark Canterbury is the only privately owned 24/7 airport parking option in Christchurch. We provide efficient, convenient and secure airport parking just minutes away from Christchurch airport terminal. Competitively priced for short and long-term parking, with transport to and from terminal. We offer up to 40% discount for online bookings, subject to availability [offer may not be applicable in peak season]. You only pay from flight departure to flight arrival back at Christchurch Airport.

House of Hearing

We are a locally operated, family-orientated audiology company experienced in finding solutions for those who are experiencing hearing loss.We are pleased to be able to offer all RSA members a 5% discount on the purchase of hearing aids, T&C’s apply. Please contact us on 0800 333 606 to find out more.

Super Liquor Papanui

Call in and see us for super service along with great deals and the best range of quality wines, beers, spirits and other beverages in Papanui.

Ashford Motor Lodge – 35 Papanui Rd Christchurch supports friends & family of Papanui RSA

Located right next to inner city Christchurch, The Ashford Motor Lodge is known for its friendly service, great value and excellent location. Call or book online quoting “RSA” and receive 15% off the daily rate. Phone 03 355 3416, email reservations@ashfordmotorlodge.co.nz or click the logo to go straight to the website

Lush Brushes Painter & Decorator

With all the equipment and skills necessary to tackle just about every type of job, no matter how big or small, we are committed to providing consistently reliable service in a timely and professional manner. So when you’re in need of a dependable painter and decorator, don’t hesitate to contact us for a free quote. 

Redwood Physio

For the most qualified and experienced physiotherapy in town, call Redwood Physio clinic. We fix you fast. Hence, we are cost efficient and we focus on preventing the problem from reoccurring. Call us on (03) 3529900.

Papanui Flowerbiz

What better way to send your love and regards to that special person, on that special occasion, than a beautiful bouquet from Papanui Flowerbiz Florist.

We guarantee freshness and flowers are delivered three times a day, Monday to Saturday in Christchurch City and its suburbs. Order online, call us on 03 326 7038, or email: john@flowerbizflorist.co.nz

Pedro’s House of Lamb

Experience the very best New Zealand lamb. A whole shoulder of lamb infused with rosemary and garlic, roasted to perfection for over 5 hours and served with scalloped potatoes.

We have two great locations in Christchurch: 17 Papanui Road, Merivale and 290 Colombo Street in Sydenham (with dining in available). Orders essential please call 0800 69 5262 or visit Pedros.co.nz (Gluten-free and Halal.)

Arvida / St. Albans Retirement Village

St Albans is a boutique retirement village with beautiful established gardens & courtyards, close to the city. Enjoy your independence knowing support is close to home, in our friendly inclusive village. St Albans offering, serviced apartments and studios as well as rest home and hospital-level care. Call now, Claire 021 905 778 email sales@stalbansretirement.co.nz

Northern Collision

We understand the inconvenience of not having your vehicle, and we know you want to be on your way as quickly as possible, so we ensure all customers get the best quality repairs completed in the quickest timeframe. We operate a full service collision repair facility which can handle any sized job. Our commitment to quality ensures your vehicle is returned to its pre-accident condition.  Call us on (03) 352 3240

Jasmine Court Motel

At Jasmine Court Motel you’ll discover a peaceful oasis of comfort just minutes from Picton’s pristine waterfront, cafes, restaurants, shops and tourist activities. You’ll find stylish, comfortable and well-maintained accommodation while you experience one of the most beautiful holiday destinations in New Zealand.

Graeme Jones of Harcourts

Graeme brings to real estate over 10 years’ experience in hotel management, 7 years in sales and marketing, and 4 years in teaching. This strong foundation has enabled him to build positive relationships with new and past clients who regularly refer their friends and family. In 2019, Graeme was placed number 19 in the Harcourts Gold Top 20.

Please contact Graeme on 021 879 313 or Graeme.Jones@harcourtsgold.co.nz

Sam & Belinda Dunster

Belinda and Sam are part of the award-winning Harcourts Gold team – their impeccable reputation for delivering superior marketing and support networks is of huge benefit to Belinda and Sam and to their clients. Their focus is on developing and maintaining close working relationships with their many clients and friends, and ensuring the experience of buying and selling property is as stress free, simple and pleasurable as possible.